According to this article on the TES website, England’s biggest schools exam board is warning that school accountability places too much emphasis on exam grades and risks “distorting” learning. A report published by AQA today, says that too much emphasis on exam results when assessing schools’ performance has led in the worst cases to “unintended […]
Do you have a Facebook page? Perhaps you keep tabs on the number of likes your page has? Watch this video to discover why you could be wasting your time. (more…)
CONTAINS FLASHING IMAGES The BBC took their slow motion barn owl film to this special wooded area at Latitude Festival to see if they could get a new perspective on it.
What does it take to film a time-lapse? Specialist cameraman Chad Gordon Higgins reveals his top tips and tricks. Filmed at Latitude Festival in the UK.
How does a barn owl spot its prey? The slow mo camera captures all the action of a strike, to show Sam and Si what a barn owl’s real weapons are. Stay right to the end for a bonus shot of Owly swallowing a mouse whole!
Sam Hume shares some tips and tricks on how your smart-phone can be used to capture natural-history style footage! (more…)
Sam & Si discover how hydrotherapy can help our canine friends through super slow motion. (more…)
Subtle motion happens around us all the time, including tiny vibrations caused by sound. New technology shows that we can pick up on these vibrations and actually re-create sound and conversations just from a video of a seemingly still object. (more…)
Let Hank Green teach you ecology. Following on from the lively and popular posts from The Khan Academy’s Crash Course in Ecology, here’s Part 9 – The nitrogen and phosphorus cycles: Always recycle! (more…)
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